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Lent 2014 and Trócaire

Theme of Trócaire’s Lenten Campaign 2014 – ‘Water’ This year’s Trócaire Lenten campaign is about the global water crisis. There are 1.1 billion people in our world who are living without access to a reliable source of water. Nine year old Enestina Muyeye (pictured above), the young girl featured on this year’s Trócaire box, comes […]

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International group of bishops visit the Holy Land

Holy Land Co-ordination completes visit in support of local Church and the cause of peace “Gaza is a man-made disaster, a shocking scandal, an injustice that cries out to the human community for a resolution. We call upon political leaders to improve the humanitarian situation of the people in Gaza, assuring access to the basic […]

Trócaire appoints new Executive Director

Trócaire appoints new Executive Director The Chairman of Trócaire, Bishop William Crean, has announced the appointment of Éamonn Meehan as the organisation’s new Executive Director replacing Justin Kilcullen who will retire in October. Speaking today, Bishop Crean said: “I am delighted on behalf of the trustees and board of the organisation, to announce that Éamonn […]

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100 Days for Global Solidarity

Join Trócaire on 29 September in St Teresa’s Clarendon St, Dublin to reflect on how being ‘In Communion with Christ and with one another’ calls us to be in real solidaity with our brothers and sisters in the developing world.

Trócaire Lenten Campaign 2012

Let’s Live Lent 2012: Trócaire invites you to journey with us through the season of Lent and to welcome the people of Bar Kawach into your homes and community.

Trócaire’s Sally O’Neill receives Monsignor O’Flaherty Award

In the memory of one risk taker, Killarney native Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty, another risk taker, Trócaire’s Regional Director for Latin America, Sally O’Neill, has been presented with the Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty International Humanitarian Award in recognition of her remarkable career combining extraordinary energy with courage, commitment and compassion.

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Trócaire church collections for East Africa

Church collections for east Africa this weekend as UN declares famine The UN today (20 July) declared a famine in parts of Somalia and with 13 million people in Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia now at risk of starvation, collections will be held in  parishes across Ireland this weekend, 23  and 24 July, for Trócaire’s emergency appeal for […]

Bishop Kirby speaks about Lent and the Trócaire Lenten campaign

Bishop John Kirby talks about Lent and Trócaire’s Lenten Campaign 2011, which focuses on poverty and land issues affecting the people of Northern Honduras.

Claudia Carroll and schoolchildren launch Trocaire’s Global Gifts in a blaze of lights

PRESS RELEASE12 November 2010 Claudia Carroll and schoolchildren launch Trocaire’s Global Gifts in a blaze of lights Former Fair City star turned author Claudia Carroll has asked people to add a new tradition to their celebrations this Christmas for overseas development agency Trocaire at the launch of its Global Gift Campaign. Claudia was joined by […]

Homily of Bishop John Kirby for the funeral Mass of Brian McKeown

PRESS RELEASE 4 August 2009 Homily of Bishop John Kirby for the funeral Mass of Brian McKeown Introduction Good Morning, and welcome to St Anne Church, Shankill for the funeral Mass of Brian McKeown.   On your behalf, I sympathise with his wife, Gari; his children Tim, Sally-Anne, Jaime & Rory and their partners, his sisters, […]

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